Update, 7:06 p.m.: Tappan Zee has an early 5-4 lead. The Dutchmen scored the first five points.
Update, 7:12 p.m.: Daquan Brickhouse just hit a layup to force a 30-second timeout by TZ. Peekskill leads 8-7 with two minutes left in the quarter.
Update, 7:21 p.m.: Peekskill leads 15-14 with 5:50 to play in the half. Tappan Zee is hanging right with the defending champ.
Update, 7:29 p.m.: Peekskill leads 21-17 with 2:51 left in the half. Brickhouse is going to the line. Pat Peterson drilled a 3 before from the top of the key as he was fouled. But TZ is actually capable of making more shots than it has so far. That will have to start soon.
Update, 7:32 p.m.: Nygee Wagner just picked up his third foul with 2:04 left in the quarter. Peterson is at the line, TZ trails 23-19.
Update, 7:38 p.m.: Peekskill leads 25-22 at halftime. Overall, it’s been a great half for TZ. This could really be a competitive second half. Peekskill has not really used its size advantage, but give the Dutchmen forwards credit for bringing it inside.
Update, 7:52 p.m.: A 3 by Ryan O’Rourke just forced a Peekskill timeout. Red Devils lead 33-29 with a little over 5 minutes to play in the quarter.
Update, 8:02 p.m.: Peekskill leads 44-37 after three quarters.
Update, 8:06 p.m.: Joe Letizia just hit a pullup 3. TZ trails 44-40 but forced a Peekskill timeout with 6:53 remaining.
Update, 8:25 p.m.: Somehow what was on here before was lost, but here’s what you need to know that I posted earlier — Update, 8:21 p.m.: Incredible sequence continues. Shaine Carter layup rolls in and out. TZ rebounds. On the rush to the other end, Letizia slips open and drains a 3. Timeout Peekskill. TZ goes nuts. They lead 56-50 with 2:08 to play. TZ is on a 16-3 run.
Update, 8:26 p.m.: Peterson basket. TZ leads 58-52 with 1:26 left. Brickhouse to the line for two FTs.
Update, 8:28 p.m.: Brickhouse makes one of two. 58-53.
Update, 8:29 p.m.: Incredible block by Carter. On the other end, Brickhouse went to the line and made both. He made It’s 58-55 with 1:03 left.
Update, 8:31 p.m.: Peterson at the line for two FT with 52.5 to play.
Update, 8:32 p.m.: Peterson makes both. TZ leads 60-55.
Update, 8:33 p.m.: MIssed shot, loose ball, Peekskill forces a tie up and retains possession, down 5 with 40.7 left.
Update, 8:34 p.m.: Miss by Brickhouse but Bradshaw scores on a putback. It’s 60-57, timeout Peekskill with 34.3 remaining.
Update, 8:36 p.m.: Peterson has been the best player on the floor in the second half. He just made two more FTs with 33.2 seconds left. TZ leads 62-57.
Update, 8:37 p.m.: Peekskill (not sure who) will shoot two FTs, down five with 23.3 left.
Update, 8:38 p.m.: It was Tyler Daniel. He missed the front end of a one and one. Vines rebounded and made one of two. 63-57. Brickhouse missed a 3. TZ is going to win. Timeout TZ with 10.5 left. They have the ball.
Update, 8:41 p.m.: It’s over. Tappan Zee shocked Peekskill 65-60. The five-time champ has fallen.
Update, 8:42 p.m.: As you’d expect, Tappan Zee went absolutely nuts. They are still celebrating on the court. Letizia jumped into George Gaine’s arms.